Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » Science and Technology » Biology

London Museum’s ‘Dippy’ dinosaur makes way for blue whale

Source: BBC By Jonathan Amos, Science correspondent, BBC News The exchange will not happen overnight: the complex logistics involved mean it will be 2017 before the great cetacean is hanging from…

Grapefruit and pills mix warning

Source: BBC Doctors have warned of a “lack of knowledge” about the dangers of mixing some medications with grapefruit. The fruit can cause overdoses of some drugs by stopping the…

Mystery Of Ancient ‘Kennewick Man’ Skeleton May Soon Be Solved

The Huffington Post  |  By Jacqueline Howard It’s been called the most important ancient human skeleton ever unearthed in North America. But “Kennewick Man”–so named because it was found in…

12 Minute Video: Everything You Wanted to Know about Guided Evolution

This speech was presented at the Holy Quran and Science Symposium held on November 15th, 2014 at Bait-ur-Rehman Mosque in Silver Spring, Maryland. Presentation by Zia H. Shah MD He…

Videos: Biological Evolution Session of Quran and Science Symposium 2014

Recitation from the Holy Qur’an (Ch 57:V1-­6) – Adeel Malik: Darwinian Evolution 101 and the clash with Creationism – Zia H Shah MD: The Quran and Evolution – Imam Naseem…

This adorable dinosaur is worth some Jurassic hugs

Source: USA Today For a dinosaur, celebrity status is usually achieved by being big, belligerent or both. The big headliners of 2014 were a dinosaur as massive as a 747…

Chromosome Study Traces All Men To Man Who Lived 135,000 Years Ago

Source: Huffington Post Now this story will blow your mind. According to research almost every man alive can trace his origin to one man who lived over 135,000 years ago. It is…

James Watson selling Nobel prize ‘because no-one wants to admit I exist’

Source: The Telegraph  By Keith Perry, Nov 2014 World-famous biologist James Watson said he is selling the Nobel Prize medal he won in 1962 for discovering the structure of DNA because…

Scientists create precursors to human egg and sperm

Scientists at the University of Cambridge working with the Weizmann Institute have created primordial germ cells – cells that will go on to become egg and sperm – using human…

Smartphone use ‘changing our brains’

Source: BBC By Michelle Roberts, Health editor, BBC News online Our brains are adapting to touchscreen smartphone technology say researchers who have carried out a study on human volunteers. The scientists…

Brain Network That Gives Humans Superior Reasoning Skills

When it comes to getting out of a tricky situation, we humans have an evolutionary edge over other primates. Take, as a dramatic example, the Apollo 13 voyage in which…

A new species of horned dinosaur has been identified from fossils held in a Canadian museum for 75 years

Source: BBC The fossils had previously been classified as belonging to a different dinosaur group. But Nick Longrich, from the University of Bath, found they closely resembled a dinosaur from…

Repair and regeneration in our bodies

HARUN YAHYA Published — Friday 21 November 2014 Events in our bodies that we are unaware of take place within a meticulous order. The functioning of our organs, so essential…

Second Quran and Science Symposium Today, 10 AM EST

Epigraph: Blessed is He (Allah) in Whose hand is the kingdom, and He has power over all things; … Who has created seven heavens in harmony. No incongruity canst thou…

Why Richard Dawkins is no scientist, the survival of the least selfish, and what ants can tell us about humans

There is a terrifying beauty in the bustling activity of an ants’ nest. The selfless sacrifice of the sterile workers to the fertility of queen and colony appears to be…

Editor’s Pick: Biological Evolution and Religion

Epigraph: What is the matter with you that you expect not wisdom and staidness from Allah? While He has created you in different forms and ever varying states? (Al Quran 71:14-15)   Lead…

Alien hand syndrome

Alien hand syndrome, (AHS) is a rare neurological disorder that causes hand movement without the person being aware of what is happening or having control over the action. The afflicted…

Evolution: Natural Selection or Divine Choice?

Source: Muslim Sunrise, September, 2014 By Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times To grasp the paramount importance of the issue, ‘Natural Selection or Divine Choice,’ we…

Page 1 of 14123Next ›Last »